ECB-RFS Macro-Finance Conference

ECB is particularly interested in empirical and theoretical research on the following topics:

  • Transmission and effectiveness of monetary policy
  • Causes and effects of economic and financial crises
  • Asset prices and economic fluctuations
  • Macroeconomic models with financial frictions
  • Fiscal-monetary interactions and the resolution of the public and private sector debt overhang
  • Design and effectiveness of macroprudential policy and banking supervision
  • Impact of financial technologies on the functioning of the financial sector and financial markets
  • Systemic risk in the financial sector
  • Corporate governance of financial institutions
  • International portfolio choices, financial integration and global financial imbalances

We especially welcome papers on the effects on economies of the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis, even if preliminary